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Internships in Healthcare

Internship opportunities for our students are available throughout the greater Boston area:

  • Boston Healthcare for the Homeless, Boston, MA
  • Citizen’s Inn, Peabody, MA
  • Wellspring, Gloucester, MA
  • Recovery Center of America, Danvers, MA
  • Bridgewell, Peabody MA
  • Northeast Arc, MA
  • 24Hour Care, Roxbury, MA
  • Grosvenor Park Health Center, Salem, MA
  • Salem For All Ages, City of Salem, MA
  • Supportive Living, Lexington, MA
  • Brigham & Women’s Emergency Department, Boston, MA
  • Cambridge Health Alliance, Boston, MA
  • Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, MA
  • Massachusetts General Hospital – Perioperative Services Quality Assurance, Boston, MA
  • North Shore Medical Center – Weight Management, Diabetes, & Wellness, Salem, MA
  • Epilepsy Foundation of New England, MA
  • HAWC (Healing Abuse, Working for Change), Salem, MA
  • Urban Guild, Roxbury, MA
  • ROOT, Salem, MA
  • Senator Joan Lovely’s Office, Boston, MA
  • CBS Medical Billing, Portsmouth, NH

Careers in Healthcare

The Bachelor of Science Degree in Healthcare Studies prepares students who would like to enter non-clinical occupations in the healthcare field and may include:

  • Healthcare advocate or lobbyist
  • Medical and health service managers
  • Marketing and sales in areas such as pharmaceuticals, insurance, healthcare, medical equipment
  • Wellness Coordinator
  • Case Manager
  • Children and youth services
  • Senior Care/Services
  • Public health services
  • Health promotions
  • Health information security and data management
  • Non-profit organizations
  • Healthcare policy
  • Healthcare research
  • Global health

Student Internship Titles

At the conclusion of their internship experience, healthcare studies students reflect back on their successes, what they might do differently, and lessons learned in the field. They present their findings to faculty and fellow students.

Selected titles from recent healthcare studies internships:

  1. Breaking Barriers & Stigmas: Meeting the needs of the homeless through an advocacy internship
  2. Journey through CBS medical Billing & Consulting, LLC.
  3. Salem For All Ages: Respect and Social Inclusion
  4. Encouraging Senior Socialization: Sharing War Stories through Writing
  5. The Benefits of Cognitive and Physical Exercise on Individuals Living with Brain Injury: Supportive Living Incorporated
  6. My internship in the Finance Department at Bridgewell: Representative payee
  7. Supportive Living INC: The Benefits of Exercise for Traumatic Brain Injury Survivors
  8. MGH Perioperative Quality Assurance: Audits for Preventive Healthcare
  9. Empowering Families Through Nutrition Education: Wellspring Housing/ Cooking Matters Collaborative
  10. Salem For All Ages Transportation Fair: Connecting older adults with transportation
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